Period
to 23 February 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP over the 6 months to 23 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

SAP
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 140 154 90
Rank change year-on-year +14 -64 +1
Contract jobs citing SAP 121 99 167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.79% 1.39% 2.72%
As % of the Vendors category 4.64% 3.69% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 62 103
City of London median daily rate £500 £519 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +22.06% -10.53%
10th Percentile £366 £325 £307
90th Percentile £683 £649 £638
Central London median daily rate £520 £513 £425
% change year-on-year +1.46% +20.59% -10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
City of London median hourly rate - £67.09 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +645.39% -77.22%
Central London median hourly rate - £67.09 £9.00
% change year-on-year - +645.39% -77.22%

SAP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,605 2,686 2,579
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.54% 37.76% 42.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,930 2,056 1,926
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £228 £279 £300
90th Percentile £650 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 59 43
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% -12.20% +5.13%
10th Percentile £12.66 £11.25 £12.80
90th Percentile £28.64 £31.00 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -8.78% +7.89% -2.56%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SAP.

1 41 (33.88%) Finance
2 25 (20.66%) SAP S/4HANA
3 22 (18.18%) ERP
3 22 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (16.53%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (13.22%) Oracle
6 15 (12.40%) Project Management
7 14 (11.57%) SQL
8 13 (10.74%) SAP BW
8 13 (10.74%) SAP HANA
9 12 (9.92%) Procure-to-Pay
9 12 (9.92%) Data Modelling
10 11 (9.09%) Ariba
11 10 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (8.26%) Retail
12 9 (7.44%) Marketing
12 9 (7.44%) SAP MM
12 9 (7.44%) BusinessObjects
13 8 (6.61%) Microsoft
13 8 (6.61%) Java
13 8 (6.61%) Manufacturing
13 8 (6.61%) Digital Marketing
13 8 (6.61%) Asset Management
13 8 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (6.61%) hybris
13 8 (6.61%) SAP Hybris
14 7 (5.79%) Analytics
14 7 (5.79%) General Ledger
14 7 (5.79%) Programme Management
14 7 (5.79%) Migration

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.83%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (0.83%) CMS
1 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (0.83%) JBoss
1 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.83%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
1 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (4.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.83%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 25 (20.66%) SAP S/4HANA
2 9 (7.44%) SAP MM
3 8 (6.61%) SAP Hybris
4 7 (5.79%) SAP SD
5 6 (4.96%) SAP ERP
6 5 (4.13%) SAP BPC
6 5 (4.13%) SAP CO
6 5 (4.13%) SAP FI
6 5 (4.13%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (3.31%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (3.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (2.48%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 3 (2.48%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (2.48%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (2.48%) SAP Retail
9 2 (1.65%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (1.65%) SAP GTS
9 2 (1.65%) SAP HCM
9 2 (1.65%) SAP HR
9 2 (1.65%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.31%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.48%) SaaS
3 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.31%) HTTP
1 4 (3.31%) Internet
2 2 (1.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.65%) Unified Communications
2 2 (1.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.74%) SAP BW
1 13 (10.74%) SAP HANA
2 9 (7.44%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.13%) Power BI
4 4 (3.31%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.31%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (3.31%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.31%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.31%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.48%) Big Data
5 3 (2.48%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 3 (2.48%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (2.48%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.65%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
6 2 (1.65%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.65%) MarkLogic
6 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (2.48%) LSMW
2 2 (1.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.65%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.65%) JIRA
3 1 (0.83%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.83%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (0.83%) Selenium
3 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.83%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.83%) WebLogic Workshop
3 1 (0.83%) Zephyr
General
1 41 (33.88%) Finance
2 10 (8.26%) Retail
3 9 (7.44%) Marketing
4 8 (6.61%) Manufacturing
5 7 (5.79%) General Ledger
6 6 (4.96%) Telecoms
7 5 (4.13%) Electronics
8 3 (2.48%) Banking
8 3 (2.48%) Legal
9 2 (1.65%) Billing
10 1 (0.83%) Back Office
10 1 (0.83%) Croatian Language
10 1 (0.83%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.83%) Serbian Language
Job Titles
1 23 (19.01%) Architect
2 22 (18.18%) Analyst
3 19 (15.70%) Consultant
4 16 (13.22%) SAP Architect
5 15 (12.40%) Business Analyst
6 14 (11.57%) SAP Consultant
7 13 (10.74%) SAP Analyst
8 10 (8.26%) SAP Manager
9 9 (7.44%) Project Manager
10 7 (5.79%) Developer
10 7 (5.79%) SAP Business Analyst
10 7 (5.79%) Technical Architect
11 5 (4.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 5 (4.13%) Data Architect
11 5 (4.13%) SAP Project Manager
12 4 (3.31%) HR Analyst
12 4 (3.31%) Hybris Architect
12 4 (3.31%) Programme Manager
13 3 (2.48%) Automation Engineer
13 3 (2.48%) Power BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.96%) Middleware
2 5 (4.13%) HTML
2 5 (4.13%) Spring
2 5 (4.13%) XML
3 4 (3.31%) J2EE
4 3 (2.48%) SAP XI
5 2 (1.65%) SAPUI5
6 1 (0.83%) CSS
6 1 (0.83%) IDoc
6 1 (0.83%) JSON
6 1 (0.83%) RESTful
6 1 (0.83%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (0.83%) SOAP
6 1 (0.83%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.83%) Velocity
6 1 (0.83%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.31%) FMCG
2 4 (3.31%) Reinsurance
3 3 (2.48%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.48%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.65%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.65%) iPad
4 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.65%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.83%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.83%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.83%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.83%) PMI
5 1 (0.83%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.83%) Replication
5 1 (0.83%) SCORM
5 1 (0.83%) User Experience
5 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.65%) Android
1 2 (1.65%) Apple iOS
1 2 (1.65%) Mac OS X
1 2 (1.65%) Mac OS X Server
1 2 (1.65%) Windows
1 2 (1.65%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.83%) Linux
2 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.83%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (18.18%) ERP
2 20 (16.53%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (12.40%) Project Management
4 12 (9.92%) Data Modelling
4 12 (9.92%) Procure-to-Pay
5 10 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (6.61%) Asset Management
6 8 (6.61%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (5.79%) Analytics
7 7 (5.79%) Migration
7 7 (5.79%) Programme Management
8 6 (4.96%) Business Analysis
8 6 (4.96%) Decision-Making
8 6 (4.96%) DevOps
8 6 (4.96%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (4.13%) Data Management
9 5 (4.13%) Data Migration
9 5 (4.13%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (4.13%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.57%) SQL
2 8 (6.61%) Java
3 4 (3.31%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.48%) XPath
4 3 (2.48%) XQuery
5 2 (1.65%) ABAP
5 2 (1.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (3.31%) Degree
1 4 (3.31%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.65%) ACSP
2 2 (1.65%) ACTC
2 2 (1.65%) Master's Degree
2 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) ACCA
3 1 (0.83%) CIMA
3 1 (0.83%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) MCITP
3 1 (0.83%) MCP
3 1 (0.83%) MCTS
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.83%) PMP
3 1 (0.83%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.13%) PMO
2 3 (2.48%) QA
3 2 (1.65%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.65%) IFRS
4 1 (0.83%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.65%) Docker
3 1 (0.83%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) vRealize
1 3 (2.48%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 1 (0.83%) Ansible
2 1 (0.83%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.83%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.83%) SCCM
2 1 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (13.22%) Oracle
2 11 (9.09%) Ariba
3 8 (6.61%) hybris
3 8 (6.61%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.13%) VMware
5 4 (3.31%) Cognos
5 4 (3.31%) OpenText
5 4 (3.31%) Workday
6 3 (2.48%) BMC
6 3 (2.48%) Hyperion
6 3 (2.48%) IBM
6 3 (2.48%) Infor
6 3 (2.48%) Jaspersoft
6 3 (2.48%) Remedy
7 2 (1.65%) Adobe
7 2 (1.65%) Apple
7 2 (1.65%) Ivanti
7 2 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.83%) DoubleClick
8 1 (0.83%) Northgate